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Burundi opposition denounces election commission
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Burundi opposition denounces election commission

Burundi's opposition late Friday slammed the election commission for steering the country towards a controversial presidential vote next month, branding…
Burundi activists suspend govt talks as opposition figure killed
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Burundi activists suspend govt talks as opposition figure killed

Activists in Burundi behind weeks of protests against against President Pierre Nkurunziza's controversial bid to seek a third term said…
Cholera kills 33 in Burundi refugee camp in Tanzania
Health & Fitness

Cholera kills 33 in Burundi refugee camp in Tanzania

A cholera outbreak at a refugee camp sheltering thousands of Burundian refugees in northwest Tanzania has killed at least 33…
Burundi protests resume, Kenya calls for poll delay
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Burundi protests resume, Kenya calls for poll delay

Small groups of protesters shouted slogans against Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza and his bid for a third term in office…
Burundi says it arrests leader of failed coup
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Burundi says it arrests leader of failed coup

Burundian forces arrested the leader of a failed coup on Friday, President Pierre Nkurunziza's spokesman said, but anti-Nkurunziza protesters said…
Burundi army officer says sacks president, crowds celebrate
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Burundi army officer says sacks president, crowds celebrate

A Burundi army general said on Wednesday he had sacked Pierre Nkurunziza as president for seeking an unconstitutional third term…
Burundi protestors defy government order, resume demonstrations
World

Burundi protestors defy government order, resume demonstrations

Opponents of Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza's third term bid on Sunday defied a government command to immediately end weeks of…
Burundi rivals meet in bid to end political crisis
World

Burundi rivals meet in bid to end political crisis

The government and opposition in Burundi are meeting in a bid to defuse tensions after days of deadly demonstrations against…
Rwanda says alarmed by Burundi unrest as refugees stream across border
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Rwanda says alarmed by Burundi unrest as refugees stream across border

Rwanda's foreign minister said on Tuesday she was concerned about neighboring Burundi's clampdown on more than a week of protests…
Two reported killed in unrest over Burundi president’s vote bid
World

Two reported killed in unrest over Burundi president’s vote bid

Two protesters were killed on Monday, a leading rights activist said, as demonstrations against a decision by President Pierre Nkurunziza's…
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